To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how many prosecutions there have been in respect of non-compliant dogs and puppies entering the UK via Dover or the Eurotunnel in (a) 2012, (b) 2013, (c) 2014, (d) 2015 and (e) 2016.
9 February 2017
The number of prosecutions in respect of non-compliant dogs and puppies entering England and Wales are set out below.
Number of Prosecutions *
*It is not possible to know from the returns where these non-compliances were identified (e.g. at Dover or Eurotunnel or elsewhere - including by air).
The Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) does not gather, collate or hold this data for Scotland or Northern Ireland.